STEP TO STEP GUIDE TO PLAN YOUR KERALA TOUR

If You are in a stage of planning an exciting holiday or honeymoon to kerala then please go through the details below.This information i am providing after exploring full kerala and also based on experience on planning  kerala tour for many guests like you.

Please find the steps below to plan a kerala tour

 

Plan  your Kerala Tour

1. Initially please check how many days leave you are having

Initially please check how many days leave you are having and accordingly you can plan how many nights and days you want to spend in kerala

2. Finalise the destinations

Finalise the destinations  you want to visit and consult regarding this.

3.Once this is finalised ,

Once this is finalised you can book your tickets to kerala

4. While booking your tickets

While booking your tickets it’s recommended to book up to Cochin. Trivandrum is another option – book up to Trivandrum only if your first destination is Kovalam or Kanyakumari.

5. Cochin is also said as Kochi,

 Cochin is also said as Kochi,   and is also known as Ernakulam. While planning by bus you can make the booking to Ernakulam. While planning by train you may book to Ernakulam North or Ernakulam South . The station code for train booking is ERN or ERS. For flights, kindly make the booking to Cochin or Kochi (location code is COK). By any means, try to reach Cochin as early as possible to cover maximum sightseeing points.

6.While booking the returning tickets

While booking the returning tickets please be careful about timings and destinations. Suggestion is to  book this only after finalizing the package, or at least the itinerary.

Now I will tell you the famous destinations in Kerala/South India

Cochin (1 night) – Cochin is famous for beach and chinese fishing nets.One day is enough to cover cochin.
Munnar (2 nights) – It is a hill station.Minimum 2 nights are required to cover munnar.Its amazingly beautiful. It is famous for waterfalls and tea garden.
Thekkady (1 night) – It is a hill station.Thekkady   is famous for Periyar wildlife sanctuary and boating.There are lots of adventurous activities in thekkady like elephant safari,jeep safari.
Tourists can also go for Kathakali show or ayurvedic massage.1 day is enough to cover this place.
Kumarakom/allepey (1  night) – This is the place famous for backwaters  where you can go for a houseboat cruise. Alleppey also has a lot of resorts to relax, and there is also a beautiful beach in allepey
Kovalam (2 nights)-Lovely beaches are there in kovalam.Minimum 2 nights are required to cover this place
Trivandrum (1 night)- It is the capital of Kerala.It is famous  for padnabhaswamy temple
(worlds richest temple)
Kanyakumari (1 night)-Though this is in Tamil Nadu, if you are travelling up to Trivandrum (and if time permits), it is advisable to have a visit.It is One night is enough to cover this place.

Hotels Selection

For hotels selection kindly inform  which star category hotels you require like
  • 2 star ,
  • 3 star,
  • 4 star,
  • 5 star.
We have good wholesale rates for all the categories.Informing your choice to us will make us plan accordingly.
Vehicle selection
 
If you are 2 people then select an Indica/Indigo
If you are 3 people then you can go for Swift desire/Etios
If you are 4 people then you can go for Tavera/Innova
If you are 6 people then also you can go for Tavera/Innova
If you are more than 6 then select a tempo traveller
I hope this article will help you  in planning your Kerala trip smoothly and to decide the itinerary. You may contact me at deepikaraj@myhappyjourney.com for any clarifications required. I would be the happiest person in this world to clarify you. I am reachable on 9964066699
If you find me wrong anywhere in the article, I am open for discussion and will be updating the same.
Thank you very much and wish you a great Kerala experience


Deepika Raj

Deepikaraj is a Travel Blogger, Specialized in travel writings, Keeps on travelling across India and writes which People love to read.